Press Releases


Chickasaw Nation offering on-site mental health services to Sulphur community

Friday, May 10, 2024

The Chickasaw Nation Department of Family Services remains committed to providing mental health counseling services to individuals in the Sulphur community in the aftermath of recent severe weather.

Chickasaw Nation WIC Program Seeks Comments

Tuesday, July 02, 2024

The Chickasaw Nation is soliciting comments from individuals regarding the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC).

Rainer’s ‘Straight Shot’ Tour targets McSwain Theatre June 22

Wednesday, April 24, 2024

Country artist Jordan Rainer is gearing up for a June 22 performance at the McSwain Theatre, 130 W. Main St., Ada, Oklahoma.

Award-winning play focuses on MMIW

Tuesday, July 02, 2024

Author and playwright Laura Shamas, Ph.D., was selected to receive a 2023 Los Angeles New Play Project (LANPP) Award.

Chickasaw Nation collaborates with Oklahoma City Zoo and First Americans Museum for animal clans exhibit

Tuesday, May 28, 2024

In August 2023, the Chickasaw Nation, First Americans Museum and Oklahoma City Zoo joined in partnership to create an exhibit dedicated to the diverse heritage of the 39 First American nations within Oklahoma.

Genealogy, elite clubs focus of 88-year-old

Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Nancy Polk McLarry does not watch much late-night television.

Lighthorse Police focus on missing persons

Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Up to 100,000 persons may be reported missing in the United States at any given time with as many as 600,000 reported annually, according to FBI data. The Chickasaw Nation is utilizing a broad approach to reduce this number.

Accomplished Chickasaw music producer dies at 74

Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Unless you worked in the music and entertainment industry in the 60s, 70s, 80s and 90s, you are not likely to be familiar with the name Greg McDonald.

Chickasaw Nation promotes mental well-being during Mental Health Awareness Month

Thursday, May 23, 2024

May is Mental Health Awareness Month in the United States, and the Chickasaw Nation takes mental health seriously.

Miss Vail, Abby Dennis, to shine light on cancer survivors in Miss Colorado pageant July 13-14

Tuesday, June 25, 2024

A cancer survivor is preparing to compete in the 2024 Miss Colorado pageant in July and aims to bring a bit of hope for the future to others touched by the disease.